Award-Winning Guest Faculty

Visiting Professor in Fiction and Nonfiction, Karen McElmurray, has won the 2013 Annie Dillard Award for Creative Nonfiction for her essay “Strange Tongues,” now forthcoming in The Bellingham Review in Spring 2014.  And Visiting Professor in Fiction, Carter Sickels, has been awarded the 2013 Dr. Betty Berzon Emerging Writer Award by The Lambda Literary Foundation, the nation’s leading national nonprofit organization promoting LGBT literature and writers.